Why Has Hiring Become Difficult Despite The Economy Reopening?
The current state of the U.S labor market has not improved, making it difficult for recruiters to fill vacant requisition. Although the current unemployment rate is at 7 percent, meaning there are over 9 million Americans actively looking for work, there are still major labor shortages in industries that never recovered from the 2020 Pandemic...read more
Us Temp Jobs Up By 13,400 In Second-highest Gain In Two Years
Temporary help jobs rose by 13,400 in June from May and the temp penetration rate reached an all-time high for the third month in a row, according to seasonally adjusted numbers released today by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. Today’s revised data also increased May’s previously reported gain of 12,900 US temp jobs to...read more
8 Steps to Keep Workers Safe in the Heat
Forecasters are calling for above-average temperatures across much of the country this summer. Are you prepared to beat the heat? Every year, thousands of workers become ill from working in the heat, and some even die. Construction workers make up about one-third of heat-related worker deaths, but outdoor workers in every industry – particularly agriculture,...read more